Demolition of Conrad Hall, Waterloo Lutheran University
Description
Creator
Kitchener-Waterloo Record, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white photograph of the demolition of Conrad Hall at Waterloo Lutheran University. Willison Hall is in the background. A construction worker is on the roof.
Notes
This was the original campus building when the Evangelical Lutheran Seminary of Canada opened in 1911. Through the years the building was used for many different purposes. In 1952 the building was renovated and became the first permanent women's residence on campus. In 1954 it was officially named Conrad Hall in honour of Clara Conrad, long-time president of the Women's Auxiliary. The building was demolished in 1963 to make room for the new Waterloo Lutheran Seminary building.

Wilfrid Laurier University is located in Waterloo, Ontario. It began in 1911 as the Evangelical Lutheran Seminary of Canada. In 1924 Waterloo College was established, providing courses in post-secondary education. In 1960 Waterloo College became Waterloo Lutheran University, and in 1973 changed its name to Wilfrid Laurier University.
Inscriptions
Photographer stamp, reverse: Kitchener-Waterloo Record / Photograph

Reverse: Conrad Hall - March 25/63
Date of Original
March 25, 1963
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 24cm
Image Height: 19cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
U57_511
Collection
Wilfrid Laurier University photograph collection
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4668 Longitude: -80.51639
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Copyright Date
1963
Recommended Citation
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
Reproduction Notes
U57 Disc18
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Email:libarch@wlu.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 3C5

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

thumbnail








Demolition of Conrad Hall, Waterloo Lutheran University


Black and white photograph of the demolition of Conrad Hall at Waterloo Lutheran University. Willison Hall is in the background. A construction worker is on the roof.